The Kids Are Not All Right

“News stories have become our modern fairy tales, our cautionary tales, and the Internet is today’s story book,” explained Hobin…. “Parents think they have to protect kids from everything, but they can’t shield them completely from the media.” The Playroom series features five editions each of 12 bright photos…The kids are arranged in staged tableaux, depicting oblique representations of subjects like the December 2004 tsunami, Lady Di’s death, 9/11, the dictatorship of Kim Jong Il and the murder of JonBenet Ramsey.

The kids are not all right.

9/11:

Hurricane Katrina: